What is Lyrical?

An expressive form of dance that incorporates a fusion of many dance styles. Many times, this style tells a story through choreography and dance phrases inspired by the lyrics of the song being used. Dancers are encouraged to explore their emotions and movement through improvisation. A strong ballet and jazz foundation enhances the quality of movement.


Expressive and emotional outlet, self confidence, body and spacial awareness, strength, endurance

Find a Lyrical class at Rhythm!

What to Wear for Lyrical

Lycra fitted jazz shorts, leggings, leotards, and fitted top, tank, or half top. No shoes. Hair pulled back from face and neck.

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